What happens if you don't follow the refuse guidelines?

Refuse violations are administered in a 3-step enforcement program:

  • 1st Violation - A courtesy reminder letter will be issued advising of the ordinance.
  • 2nd Violation - A written warning citation will be issued.
  • 3rd Violation and Subsequent Violations in a 12-month Period - A $30 Village Ordinance citation will be issued.

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1. Who collects my refuse, recycling, and yard waste?
2. What do I put my garbage in?
3. What day is garbage pickup?
4. What time can I put out the garbage?
5. What if my collection day falls on a holiday?
6. What if my garbage isn’t picked up?
7. Are electronic items collected?
8. How do I dispose of branches or limbs?
9. How do I dispose of bulk items?
10. How do I dispose of carpeting?
11. How do I dispose of Christmas trees?
12. How do I dispose of household hazardous waste?
13. How do I dispose of needles?
14. How can I dispose of paint?
15. What happens if you don't follow the refuse guidelines?